An edited home movie by Arthur H. Smith of Smith's later years, living with his wife Blanche in Big Bear Lake, California, including a description of his filmmaking process. This file includes "Last Reel II," (1991) a silent reel of outtakes and stills. Arthur Smith was born in Silver Spring, Nevada in 1909 and passed away in 2000 after having lived in the Bay Area and Big Bear Lake, California. According to his typewritten autobiography, after high school he began working for the... Topics: Arthur H. Smith, Amateur film, Big Bear Lake, California, Filmmaking
1929 home movie trip to California, Redwood forests, Lake Tahoe Ellwood F. Hoffmann (1885-1966) Home Movie Collection Ellwood Hoffmann dropped out of school in 6th grade and went to work sweeping the floors at a hosiery mill for 25 cents/week. Eventually, he started his own silk stocking factory in Philadelphia – Lucille Hosiery. He retired at age 50 and pursued his hobbies – tennis, gardening and filmmaking. He visited all 50 states and Mexico and Canada filming with a camera mounted to... Topics: home movies, amateur film, California, vacation, Lake Tahoe
Notes in can state: Washington New Orleans Kelly Field San Antonio (Brook Park) Ft Sam Houston Uvalde, Texas Carlsbad Cavern San Jacinto Riverside Mt Roudeaux (Grass) ???? Mission Inn Topics: home movies, prelinger, Washington, Louisiana, Texas, California, Riverside California
Note in can states: Pasadena, Roses, Huntington Art Gallery, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Seal Rocks, Monterey, Yosemite. Topics: home movies, prelinger, California, Pasadena, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Francisco, Monterey,...
Note in can states:; Carmel Trip; Balboa Monkey in orange grove; Mission Capistrano; Bel-Air Estates; - monkey and mother in park - Sunset Blvd; - pond on S.M. Blvd.; - Westwood bldg.; - close-up of Monkey; - S.M. Sunset Topics: home movies, prelinger, Southern California
Viewing notes state: “Charbauer” ? Hotel; Charbauer or Tharbauer; Humble Building; oil rig / wife in car (ca. 1954); Death Valley; driving; Welcome to New Mexico sign (2 frames; Arizona Welcomes You sign; car/driving in desert; Tamquitz Canyon Palm Springs sign (2 frames); Griffith Observatory (overexposed); Pacific Ocean; Big Sur (?); Street scene; Torres Inn Hotel; Carmel, California: shops, old church, bay, ocean scenes, wife and sister; Point Joe; San Francisco street scenes, wharf,... Topics: home movies, prelinger, San Francisco, Carmel, Western U.S., California
Home movies shot on trips to San Francisco, California, Florida and Georgia, ca. 1949-51. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, San Francisco, Florida, Georgia, California, Travel and tourism, Atlantic Ocean
Kodachrome home movies from San Francisco's Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-40); views along the coast and highways of California and Oregon. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1939-40, California: Scenics, Oregon: Scenics
Life in the 50's with the Glasco Family. One of the fun things to do back in the 8mm days was to get the family together and watch your Home Movies. One of the un-fun things to do was watch someone else's.... Note: The white cap I am wearing was because of ringworm of the scalp. Back then they put white adhesive tape on my head and ripped all my hair out by the roots. And yes, it did hurt very, very much. This process was repeated several times. January 2012 -- Much to my surprise this film has... ( 6 reviews ) Topics: 8mm, glasco, wichita, snow, music video, youtube, disneyland, kansas, christmas, home movies,...